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Siem Reap
About Tara River Boat Tours
The Tara Riverboat has been in business since 2004 and conducting daily boat tours of the numerous lakes and rivers in both Phnom Penh and Siem Reap,we have 8 different types of boats all for very different purposes,our staff are all from the villages you will visit and they will look after you from your hotels pick up to return,our boat in Phnom Penh was Once Owned by The Prince himself, our Mekong Tara Prince boat is the perfect way to escape Phnom Penh City on our day or sunset tours. Comfortably seating up to 30 people, this beautiful boat has been refurbished to offer comfort and style to ensure a perfect journey. It has a unique double haul which enables us to navigate to areas other river boats cannot. No hassle, no scams and no hidden costs.in Siem Reap we use special flat bottomed boats so we can enter places other boats can not,all safe and driven by experienced captains
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Sunset Dinner on Tonle Sap Lake with a Floating Village Tour

Just a short drive south of Siem Reap, Tonle Sap Lake is Cambodia’s largest lake. On this tour, experience the lake at its most atmospheric on a sunset cruise. Explore the floating villages, stilted houses, and lotus fields; visit a crocodile and fish farm; and enjoy a delicious dinner at the Queen Tara floating restaurant. Hotel pickup and drop-off make for a seamless evening.
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4 hours
from $39.00

Half-Day Tour of Floating Village and Tonle Sap Lake by Boat

The floating villages, stilted houses, and lotus fields of Tonle Sap Lake lie just south of Siem Reap. On this cruise, experience local life on the lake as you cruise to the floating village of Chong Khneas, visit a crocodile and fish farm, and enjoy a delicious lunch at the Queen Tara floating restaurant. A small-group size and included hotel transportation make for a highly personalized, hassle-free experience.
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4 hours
from $32.00

Kompong Phluk Village and Tonle Sap Lake Half-Day Tour From Siem Reap

Kompong Phluk is one of the more remote and least visited of the villages on Tonle Sap Lake. On this tour, gain a fascinating insight into local life as you explore the stilted houses, browse the floating markets, and cruise around the flooded forests. Hotel pickup and drop-off add extra convenience, and a small groups size means you’ll have plenty of time to ask questions.
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4 hours 30 minutes
from $38.00

One-Way Tonle Sap or Mekong River Cruise from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap

The drive from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap can be long and bumpy, but you don’t have to travel by road! Opt for the scenic route with this one-way cruise and experience life along the Mekong River, glide around Tonle Sap Lake, and tuck into a delicious lunch on-board. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
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8 hours
from $135.00

Kompong Khleang Floating Village from Siem Reap

Head off-the-beaten-track and visit the floating village of Kompong Khleang on this 4-hour small-group tour from Siem Reap, including hotel pick-up. Get an insight into rural life as you visit the local markets and plantations by minivan, then cruise around the floating villages, flooded forest and stilted houses of Tonle Sap Lake. Finally, tuck into a lunch of typical Cambodian cuisine (included) at a local restaurant. 
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6 hours 30 minutes
from $72.00
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Not too far away from Siem Reap - we were picked up by minibus to transport to the lake. On the way we stopped for a little time at a Lotus Flower / Fish farm to stretch our legs and then onto the pier to pick up a boat to take us out of the estuary to the lake. The water was
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Really worth to do this excursion, even when we didn't see the real sunset due to cloudy wheater. Our guide Billy, explained a lot, and the visit of the floating village was also very interesting. Food and drinks were fine for me. I really recommend to do this. For me it was the
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Samat was an amazing host and gave us great insight to the Cambodian way of life. Not to mention the food was delicious. Good host, good company, good food!
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Response from tarariverboat, Owner at Tara River Boat Tours
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you so much for your awesome review on our sunset cruise, safe travel always cheers Peter
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Good service & hospitality from our tour leader Pon.Pick up was on time and we had some fun & laughter with our group of 10.Along the way to Tonle Sap Lake we stopby a lotus farm,crocodile farm and a floating village.Its interesting to see a whole village floating in the middle
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Response from tarariverboat, Owner at Tara River Boat Tours
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you so much for your lovely review of our sunset special,safe travel always cheers Peter
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We had a visit with the guide Pon and his friend driver. One stop at sticky rice making village and tasting , visit at local market and finally the boat tour and one stop at a school to give some books to the children. Pon is a very nice guide with good English that will tell
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Response from tarariverboat, Owner at Tara River Boat Tours
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you so much for your lovely review,and so happy you enjoyed the trip to Kompong Khleang,its one of my Fav places to visit,safe travel always cheers Peter
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